Animal abuse & rescue cases have doubled in last year

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The bad news is that according to an Austrailian news source, the number of abused animals that are investigated has doubled in the past year. The good news is at least people are recognizing this unacceptable behavior and are making the calls to have these animals rescued. More and more people are reporting animal abuse and cruelty cases to The Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA), which is the UK’s largest animal welfare charity.

Here are some astonishing figures given by The Advertiser showing the number of animal inspections and rescues in the past 2 years: (more…)